Finding out that your best buddy is finally having a baby is very exciting news. Not everybody is blessed with the opportunity to have a baby, and surely, you’re both proud and happy for the people you love. Now, after such terrific news, I’m quite sure that you know what’s next—baby shower. However, a lot of people are having dilemmas in looking for the perfect gift for a baby shower especially those that have never experienced to be parents. If you are one of them, then you have come to the right place. Below is a list of the best baby shower gifts that you could buy for your best bud’s upcoming angel.
If you are at a lost on what to buy for the baby shower, personalized minky blankets may be just the item you need. Having a baby is a special experience that should be treasured by parents, and it’s very thrilling to shop for items for the baby. A personalized minky blanket will not only provide the need of the baby for warmth and protection, but it is also a one-of-a-kind gift that the parents will surely love and treasure. You can look for a shop that creates personalized items or you can search via the Internet. If you choose to buy online though, you need to prepare your budget for shipping fees and other extra costs. Lastly, when choosing a blanket, remember that quality always supersedes style.
Travelling with a toddler is a very challenging task, and one thing you can do to make the lives of the parents easier is give them a travelling kit as a present. However, if you think that this is too pricey, simply buy a travelling bag that’s simple, portable, functional and affordable. Since a lot of baby showers are scheduled before the gender of the baby is known, choose a travelling kit/bag that’s more gender-sensitive and neutral. This way, your gift will not be put into waste no matter what the sex of the baby is.
Cradles are a must for nursing the baby. It saves the parents from long restless nights when they could not sleep because the baby is restless. Cradles can help a lot when they are nursing the baby because infants love the comfort cradles bring.
Nevertheless, if you think that you do not have enough money to spend for a cradle, you can buy other items that can still bring comfort to the baby. A mattress for the crib is one great option that’s inexpensive but still very functional.
Mobile is a popular gift for babies since it is perfect for growing infants. Even though this may not be useful during the first few months of a baby because infants only see limited colors during this time, mobiles can be useful during the later months of the 1st year of the child.
No matter how expensive or cheap a gift may be, what really matters is the intention you have for buying the gift. When choosing between items, always choose quality and functionality.